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Annunciation, Feast of the.

Commemoration on March 25 of the announcement of Gabriel* to Mary that she was to become the mother of God (Lk 1:26–38). Also called Lady Day. See also Angelus; Church Year, 13, 16; Incarnation; Loreto; Mariology.

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